A Blue Light mentor can have a profound impact on the life of a young person in many different ways.
They provide support, guidance, navigation and inspiration and help them to discover their potential to achieve their goals both short-term and long term.
Research shows that having a mentor can re-engage a young person with school, relationships and the community. Mentoring also increases their chances of young people finishing school or when older getting into training or finding employment.
Mentoring has been proven to improve a mentees overall wellbeing.